PrEP

  • Act Fast For PrEP Coverage

    There is still time left to enroll in a health care plan that includes the HIV prevention method known as “PrEP.”

  • AHF Continues Anti-PrEP Rhetoric With New Ad

    Despite medical evidence PrEP prevents HIV AHF still doesn’t like it

  • AHF Young Men's Group Hosts PrEP Discussion

    On the lawn of a waterfront million dollar home in Hollywood a HIV prevention group gathered to talk about sex. The panel discussion, organized by Impulse Group South Florida, featured physicians, health care lobbyists and social workers – all on hand to speak about the controversial issue of pre-exposure prophylaxis or what is commonly referred to as “PrEP.”

  • AIDS Drugs Show More Promise for Preventing New Infections

    (EDGE) New research shows more promise for using AIDS treatment drugs as a prevention tool, to help keep uninfected people from catching HIV during sex with a partner who has the virus.

  • App Allows Patients to Access PrEP Through Their Phones

    PlushCare, a new app that allows gay men to access the HIV prevention drug PrEP through their phone, promises to revolutionize HIV prevention and care. Currently the app is available in 31 states including Florida. There are plans to roll the app out into the remaining states in the near future.

  • British Study Shows PrEP Works

    The anti-HIV procedure, PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis), is showing promising results according to a British study.

  • Can This Pill End the AIDS Epidemic?

    (CNN) -- Charlie Ferrusi is a 23-year-old gay man with a winning smile and an easygoing manner. In May, he completed a master's degree in public health and recently began a job at the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute.

  • Community Announcement: Another Study Finds High Adherence to PrEP

    Sub-analysis underscores the value of PrEP in protecting women’s health

  • Debate Brews Over HIV Prevention Pill

    San Diego, CA (KSWB) -- Every year 50,000 people are diagnosed with HIV in the United States, but a largely unknown blue pill could help cut down the number, according to health officials.

  • Free HIV Prevention Drugs Provided in Miami-Dade

    In Miami-Dade and 15 other counties in Florida, the Florida Department of Health is offering free access to PrEP [Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis] drugs to qualified applicants.

  • Key Findings on HIV from the 2014 CROI

    HIV researchers from across the globe came together in Boston last week from March 3-6 for the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI). CDC researchers from the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention presented results of more than 30 studies. Below are some of which may be of particular interest to you.

  • Long-Acting PrEP Injectable Begins First Trial

    A new trial begins, with hopes of making HIV prevention more practical to the public.

  • More Young Gays on PrEP Go Bareback

     

    An ongoing study in New York City that focused on gay and bisexual men has found that individuals taking pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), a preventative HIV medication, report more condomless sex with casual partners. 

  • New Studies Look at PrEP for Trans People

    (EDGE)The California HIV/AIDS Research Program has announced that it has funded three new demonstration projects - including two in the Bay Area - to learn more about PrEP for transgender women and men.

  • Oktoberfest Wilton Manors

    Oktoberfest is an annual autumn festival that communities celebrate with plenty of beer drinking and merriment. One can say that sounds like any given Friday night, or most nights, here in Wilton Manors. However, this October has been reason to celebrate here in our Island City.

  • Porn Star Killian James Talks Barebacking and PrEP

    "The Best Bottoms Make the Best Tops" states New York City resident Killian James' page at Rentboy.com. James was voted Best Bottom 2014 at the Hookies, the International Escort Awards. A former accountant, James is immensely proud of the recognition. He told SFGN that he was doing quite well for himself, and that he might go into real estate after his time in the sex trade was up.

  • PrEP and STDs, Hidden and Obvious

    The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) occurred in Seattle from Feb. 13 through Feb. 16. Several sessions focused on the relationship of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) to sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).

  • PrEP Campaign Launches in Miami

    John Byrne says he talks to people all the time that have no clue there is a pill to prevent HIV.

  • PrEP Study Shows High STI Infection Rate

    Findings from a new study involving PrEP, the once a day HIV prevention pill, show high rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

  • PrEP: Group Uses Gay Dating Apps to Combat HIV

    New cases of HIV in the Miami area are the highest in the nation and the Latino population is one of the most at risk.